Gabriel Geraldo Santana's "El Poeta Callejero" urban music performer who rose to fame with "Mayo 16."
Geraldo was born in Mesopotamia in San Juan de la Maguana on 8 June 1989, there he was raised by his grandparents with all the amenities of the countryside, but in 1998 lost everything because of the tragedy caused by the overflow of the dam of San Juan during Hurricane George.
The singer is considered an orphan, since he only knows his name and Cuban descent. "My mother told me once my father had an accident, but I do not know if he lives" said a very sad young man of 20 years.
In the year of the tragedy remained at a shelter in the capital where his grandfather, who is his inspiration, sufered three heart attacks. "The Poet" went from having everything to be a street vendor.